Project Overview

As your kids grow up and become teenagers they’ll want to refresh the look of their bedroom. You can transform their room into a great space with a little bit of inspiration, elbow grease and a few simple D.I.Y. furnishings.
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Remove excess paint

When you’re painting it’s a good idea to carry a damp cloth with you to wipe up any excess paint before it dries. Removing the excess paint means you are always painting onto a clean, flat surface instead of rough edges or lumps. That way you end up with a smooth, consistent finish.

Before & after the makeover

Teenage bedroom before makeover Teenage bedroom after makeover

Health & Safety

Please make sure you use all equipment appropriately and safely when following the advice in these D.I.Y. videos. You need to be familiar with how to use equipment safely and follow the instructions that came with the equipment. If you are unsure, you may feel it is safest to consult an expert, such as the manufacturer or an expert Bunnings Team Member.

Grave health hazards are linked to asbestos, which may be in homes built up to 1990. Health hazards may result from exposure to lead-based paints in older materials and copper chromium arsenic (CCA) treated timber. For information on the dangers of asbestos, lead-based paint and CCA treated timber and tips for dealing with these materials contact your local council's Environmental Health Officer or visit our Health & Safety page. You can also use a simple test kit from Bunnings to indicate the presence of lead-based paint.
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